Unheralded sailors chase dreams
Sailing has no 50,000-seat arenas, no galleries, no stadiums of loyal fans. With its limited following, the sport more often becomes a personal quest for triumph, one mostly shared with your crew.
Sometimes, as in the case of Olympic trial Sailboat 8 in the 49er class, skippered by Tim Wadlow and crew Peter Spaulding, it's a quest between lifelong friends.
Wadlow, of San Diego, Calif., and Spaulding, a Miami, Fla. transplant by way of New Jersey, began their relationship in the water ...
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